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Physician

Howard Lang Alt, American physician. member of staff Passavant, 1930, chief of medicine, 1958-1963; Served as expert consultant in internal medicine, United States Army, 1946-1947. Certified by American Board Internal Medicine.

Background

Alt, Howard Lang was born on July 28, 1900 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Frank Henry and Clara (Lang) Alternate.

Education

Doctor of Medicine Northwestern University, 1924, Doctor of Philosophy., 1934.

Career

Winston Drew, Patricia Brooke (Mistress Peter Kountz). House officer Wesley Memorial Hospital, Chicago, 1923-1925. Assistant resident and resident physician Peter Bent Brigham Hospital, Boston, 1925-1929.

Teaching fellow in medicine Harvard Medical School, 1927-1929. Assistant to Professor O. Warburg, Kaiser Wilhelm Institute fur Biologie, Berlin-Dahlem. 1929-1930; assistant at the Medizinische Klinik, Wuerzburg, Germany, 1930.

Associate in medicine Northwestern Medical School, 1930-1936, director hematology clinic, 1931-1958, director labs. and in charge clinical pathology, 1935-1939, instructor chemistry 1931-1950, assistant professor medicine, 1936-1946, associate professor 1946-1956, professor from 1956. Member of staff Passavant, 1930, chief of medicine, 1958-1963. Consultant hematologist Children’s Memorial Hospital, Veterans Administration Research Hospital Director, Hospital Service Corporation.

Membership

Member of staff Passavant, 1930, chief of medicine, 1958-1963. Served as expert consultant in internal medicine, United States Army, 1946-1947. Certified by American Board Internal Medicine.

Connections

Married Patricia Drew, June 19, 1935. Children: Leslie (Mistress.

father:
Frank Henry Alt

mother:
Clara (Lang) Alt

spouse:
Patricia Drew

child:
Leslie (Mrs Alt